EDUCATION – College: University of Iowa, MEd National Lewis University 3-6 year (primary) Montessori Certificate, Infant /Toddler Montessori Certificate. Taught First/Second grade (public school) Started Mansio Mens Montessori School (Geneva, Il) 14 years as Head of School, Worked for Parents as Teachers and Hope Montessori Foundation (St. Louis, MO) Head of School (Church of the Cross early education program/ transformed into May River Montessori) Bluffton, South Carolina. Gathered enough experience and education from Frostig School in California and Newell Kephart (Purdue University) plus other pioneers in Learning Disabilities programs to start two public school Special Education Programs. Degrees granted in 1960′s, 1970′s and 1980′S . . . (52 years of experience).